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Procurement Manager

at Solenis, LLC in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals focused on delivering sustainable solutions for water-intensive industries, including consumer, industrial, institutional, food and beverage, and pool and spa water markets. Owned by Platinum Equity, the company's product portfolio includes a broad array of water treatment chemistries, process aids, functional additives, and cleaners and disinfectants, as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets, minimize environmental impact, and create cleaner and safer environments.

Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 69 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of over 16,100 professionals in 130 countries across six continents. Solenis is a 2023 US Best Managed Company, recognized three years in a row. For more information about Solenis, please visit www.solenis.com.

Perks of working with us!

Competitive health + wellness benefit plan

Continuous professional development with many opportunities for growth!

Recharge with 15 days of paid time off

Competitive Salary and Bonuses

401k Plan

Remote opportunity

Job Description

You will be working in fast paced high-pressure environment where change is constant and needs to be managed with internal and external stakeholders, customers and suppliers.

You will understand Market Drivers and provide Market Intelligence; develop and maintain Cost Models for price transparency and provide Forecasting.

You will be responsible for analyzing spend data to identify cost savings and cash flow improvement opportunities

You will create and implement procurement strategies that are innovative, cost-effective, and incorporate the growing complexities and challenges within the industry.

You will manage preferred supplier network, including: identify, develop, qualify, onboard, transact and collaborate with a high number of suppliers for multiple categories

You will be responsible for negotiating contracts and purchases of chemicals to optimize supply and total cost of ownership, and executing and reviewing contracts ensuring compliance around pricing, payment terms, volume commitments, rebates.

Qualifications

You have 5+ years of sourcing experience, or equivalent technical experience. Product Management, R&D, Process Technology, Production experience preferred

You have a BS Chemical Engineering, BS Chemistry or equivalent degree required; MBA, MS, MSE preferred

You have experience working with Water Treatment Polymers, and strong understanding of Polymer Chemistry.

You are a quick learner and can work in a fast-paced environment. The ability to multi-task with proven follow-through and adherence to changing priorities and deadlines is required.

You have the ability to lead and work cross functionally with teams to balance solutions in accordance with budget, schedule and tools.

We understand that candidates will not meet every single desired qualification. If your experience looks a little different from what we've identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we'd love to learn more about you.

At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits which include medical, dental, vision & 401K, and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.

Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at talentacquisition@solenis.com

Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.

Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at 1-888-756-2701.

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Job Posting: 1276267

Posted On: Jun 07, 2024

Updated On: Jul 07, 2024

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